Tagged with seafood

Grand Catch

Grand Catch

Opposites do attract, at least this time! I’ve now benefited from a few trips to both Grand Catch and St. Paul Meat shop, located adjacent to each other in the Macalester Groveland area of St. Paul. My current practice for these trips starts with a significant lunch with friends or family at Grand Catch for … Continue reading

Downtowner Woodfire Grill

Downtowner Woodfire Grill

A favorite of mine for lunch and dinner on St. Paul’s West 7th Street and near the Xcel Energy Center is the Downtowner Woodfire Grill. The Downtowner’s menu items are cooked on an oak fired grill or an oak burning oven. The scents and flavors of this time honored Persian cooking tradition are evident throughout … Continue reading

The 1029 Bar – Smack Shack

The 1029 Bar – Smack Shack

A corner bar in Northeast Minneapolis with a meat raffle on Fridays, Bingo on Saturdays, and “outstanding food”?!  Man was Triple D right on this one!!  The 1029 Bar at Marshall St NE and across the street from my friends at Graco is one of a kind!  On yet another rainy Saturday this April, Barb … Continue reading

Black Fin Bistro

My November review takes place in at the southernmost point in the Continental United States – Key West, Florida. I have been to Key West several times and each or those I marvel at the entertainment value of people watching on Duval Street where it seems like Mardi Gras 365 days a year. This particular … Continue reading

Sea Salt Eatery

Located in Minnehaha Falls Pavilion, Sea Salt Eatery has become known for its beautiful location, fun and inviting atmosphere, and great seafood. Voted “2008 Best Seafood Restaurant” by City Pages, it is becoming increasingly known for its unique and delicious addition to summer at the Falls. My first impression of Sea Salt  was that it … Continue reading